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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Buffalo City/ East London Region has a rich mountain biking culture with many riding opportunities.

      Funtrax Mountain Biking Club, based in East London, organizes regular mountain biking events including group rides, trail work days and social events. To get in touch with the Funtrax MTB Club, follow the link to their Facebook Group or click on their Trail Association Logo below.

      The Club promotes mountain biking in the Region and works with the authorities and land owners to increase access for mountain biking and to maintain trails across the region,.

      In addition to trails on private properties , there are several Bike Parks in the Region, all of which are listed in Trailforks.

      There area also a number of businesses that regularly support our sport in the Region. Mountain bikers are encouraged to seek them out and to return the favour (links on this page).
      Links
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Region Details
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      • 1
      • 24
      • 32
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 25, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      101
      Trails Mountain Bike
      81
      Trails E-Bike
      66
      Trails Hike
      93
      Trails Trail Running
      93
      Total Distance
      71 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      29 miles
      Total Descent
      9,321 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,336 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,455 ft
      Reports
      79
      Photos
      12
      Ridden Counter
      324

      Popular Buffalo City Metropolitan District Trails

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      Quinera Drive
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Tar to A/B Line
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Collarbone Ally
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      To Finish
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Potters Pass
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Pistol Climb
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Give it Clappers
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      3Silos: Wild Fig
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      Full Retard
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Cattle Drop
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Trevor's Travels
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Untamed Back
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Nauklooft
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Catch that Chicken
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      Foz's Meander
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm

      Mountain Bike Routes

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      3Silos: Red Route (20km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      12 miles
      3Silos: Blue Route (18km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      11 miles
      3Silos: Yellow Route (10.7km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      7 miles
      3Silos: Green Route (7.4km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      5 miles
      Jardin Chicken Farm Blue Route
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      6 miles
      Jardin Chicken Farm Red Route
      Cafe du Jardin / Chicken Farm
      10 miles
      Hillview 16km
      Hillview MTB and Trail Running Park
      10 miles
      Gonubie/Quinera/Thobashana
      East London
      17 miles
      Thobashana link up trail
      East London
      11 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Buffalo City Metropolitan District Mountain Bike

      11 |
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      16 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 6:49pm
      May 23, 2020
      3 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 6:49pm
      May 23, 2020
      8 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 11:37am
      May 23, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2457475DonB28votetrailDropper Post
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 12:53pm
      Oct 14, 2020
      user #2457475DonB28riddentrailDropper Post
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 12:52pm
      Oct 14, 2020
      user #2352419edzy143riddentrail3Silos 001 and 1 more
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 7:54am
      Sep 19, 2020
      user #2352419edzy143addreport3Silos: Black Hill and 6 more
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 7:53am
      Sep 19, 2020
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailCattle Drop and 1 more
      Aug 27, 2020 @ 5:51pm
      Aug 27, 2020
      • By wesseljacobszTrailforks Pro Subscriber TRAILFORKS MTB Skills & contributors
      • Admins: MTB Skills, WillieJacobsz, wesseljacobsz, Funtrax
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